Sessions held 2017

This page shows a summary of Professional Development Sessions Held During in 2017.

February

  • Structuring your literature review, Session 1
  • Structuring your literature review, Session 2
  • Structuring your literature review, Session 3
  • Writing a Research Proposal
  • HDR Candidate Welcome & Induction
  • Exploring Research Methods using Sage Research Methods Online
  • My Research Career, Module 1 – Introduction, research landscape, priority and time management
  • Overcoming Procrastination
  • Reading the Literature Critically
  • Supervisor Training - Module 1 – Induction
  • Using Library Databases
  • Introduction to Research Application and Administration at CSU
  • The Basics of Thesis Structure
  • Finding Research Funding Opportunities including Research Professional

March

  • EndNote for Windows
  • EndNote for Mac
  • EndNote Master Class
  • Finding Australian Content
  • Presenting Research Metrics for Grants and Promotion
  • Qual Series, Session 1
  • Establishing a Research Profile
  • Qual Series, Session 2

April

  • HDR Candidate Welcome & Induction
  • Nvivo Session One
  • My Research Career, Module 2 – Developing research strategies
  • NVivo Session 2
  • My Research Career, Module 3 – Building a track record, web presence
  • Integration of EndNote and Nvivo
  • Supervisor Training - Module 2 – PT and DE students
  • Using Citation Databases (incl. Scopus, Web of Science and Google Scholar)
  • Measuring and Evaluating Research Impact
  • Introduction to Research Application and Administration at CSU
  • Exploring Library Resources:Using ProQuest Effectively.

May

  • EndNote for Mac
  • Managing Research Funds and Budgets at CSU
  • Establishing a Research Profile
  • EndNote for Windows
  • How to Develop a Research Proposal
  • EndNote Online & iPad
  • Research Data Management
  • Finding and Using Theses and Dissertations
  • Ethics in Research involving Human Participants, Planning for Ethics Approvals & Working with the Ethics Committee
  • Staying up to date with Research Alerts
  • Working with the Media in Research
  • Presenting Research Metrics for Grants and Promotion
  • Finding Research Funding Opportunities (incl. Research Professional)

June

  • Using Health and Medical Databases
  • Qual Series, Session 1
  • Nvivo Advanced
  • HDR Candidate Welcome & Induction
  • Qual Series, Session 2
  • Using Citation Databases (incl. Scopus, Web of Science and Google Scholar)
  • Structuring and crafting your thesis
  • Introduction to Research Application and Administration at CSU
  • Nvivo Session One
  • Presenting Research Metrics for Grants and Promotion
  • NVivo Session 2
  • Using Library Databases
  • Integration of EndNote and Nvivo

July

  • EndNote for Mac
  • Introduction to accessing ABS data and other important datasets
  • EndNote for Windows
  • HDR Candidate Welcome & Induction
  • Using Library Databases
  • Introduction to Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires: Session 1
  • Introduction to Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires: Session 2
  • Introduction to Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires: Session 3

August

  • Supervisor Training - Module 3 – Problems during candidature and providing students with feedback
  • EndNote Master Class
  • Staying up to date with Research Alerts
  • Prof Linda Shields – "Opportunities and challenges to transitioning from professional practice to a research career"
  • Finding Research Opportunities (Incl. Research Professional)
  • My Research Career, Module 4 – The publication process
  • Introduction to Research Application and Administration at CSU
  • Presenting Research metrics for Grants and Promotion
  • Supervisor Training - Module 4 – Monitoring student progress and guiding them through professional development.
  • My Research Career, Module 5 – Funding, Grant writing
  • Supervisor Training - Module 5 – Guiding students through thesis development and the examination process
  • My Research Career, Module 6 – Working with collaborators

September

  • Nvivo Session 1
  • NVivo Session 2
  • Prof Robyn Watts - 'Establishing and managing research projects with multiple partners, particularly government agencies"
  • Integration of EndNote and Nvivo
  • EndNote for Mac
  • Finding and Using Theses and Dissertations
  • Managing Research Funds and Budgets at CSU
  • Finding Research Funding Opportunities including Research Professional
  • Introduction to accessing ABS data and other important datasets
  • EndNote for Windows
  • "Establishing and managing large international research projects in developing countries"

October

  • Working with the Media in Research
  • Nvivo Advanced
  • EndNote Online and iPad
  • Prof Sharynne McLeod - "Balancing research capacity and excellence with professional engagement"
  • HDR Candidate Welcome & Induction
  • Using Library Databases
  • Introduction to Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires: Session 1
  • Introduction to Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires: Session 2
  • Introduction to Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires: Session 3
  • Introduction to Research Application and Administration at CSU
  • Nvivo Session 1
  • How to Develop a Research Proposal
  • NVivo Session 2
  • Ethics in Research involving Human Participants, Planning for Ethics Approvals & Working with the Ethics Committee

November

  • Introduction to GIS & Spatial Analysis
  • Structuring and crafting your thesis
  • My Research Career, Module 2 – Developing research strategies
  • Thesis Examination – the examination process and what examiners expect
  • Supervisor Training - Module 1 – Induction
  • How to live without the academic "Hunger Games" – Assoc Prof Narelle Lemon
  • Research Communication: Expert guest panel
  • Structuring Persuasive Arguments – Dr Cally Guerin
  • Examiner Expectations – Dr Cally Guerin
  • HDR Candidate Welcome & Induction

December

  • Introduction to Research Application and Administration at CSU